Methodological Issues on the Importance of Instrument Validation in Cross-Sectional Health Research

Mehrdad Amir-Behghadami; Masoumeh Gholizadeh; Ali Janati

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 49-50

  Dear editor, Recently, we read with great interest the article authored by Jadidi et al. [1] that was entitled“Is emergency medical services (EMS) in Islamic Republic of Iran practical and efficient in facingEbola?” and published in Bull Emerg Trauma in 2019, in 7th volume ...  Read More

Systematic Reviews: Are They Actually Well Conducted and Reported in Accordance with PRISMA?

Masoumeh Gholizadeh; Mehrdad Amir-Behghadami; Ali Janati

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 51-52

  Dear editor, Recently, Ayalew et al. have published an article, titled, “Drug related hospital admissions; Asystematic review of the recent literatures” in Bull Emerg Trauma in 2019, 7th volume and 4th issue that has been caught our attention [1]. Even though the results ...  Read More

How to Report Systematic Review Studies; A Critical Review of Some Methodological Issues and Recommendations to Consider When Conducting These Studies

Mehrdad Amir Behghadami; Ali Janati

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 429-430

  Dear editor, Recently a study titled, “A Productive Proposed Search Syntax for Health Disaster Preparedness Research”, was worked by Rastegarfar et al. in the Bulletin of Emergency And Trauma [1]. First of all, we would like to thank the editors that help to appear review study. In addition, ...  Read More

Assessing Preparedness of Non-Hospital Health Centers to Provide Primary Emergency Care; A Systematic Review

Mehrdad Amir Behghadami; Ali Janati; Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani; Masoumeh Gholizadeh; Farzad Rahmani; Morteza Arab-Zozani

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 201-211

  Objectives: To identify prevalent domains related to the concept of assessing preparedness of non-hospital centers to provide primary emergency care in order to develop a comprehensive framework.Methods: Five databases including PubMed, Scopus, Web of science, Barakat Knowledge Network Systems (BKNS) ...  Read More